EAA Chapter 25

A Community of Aviation Enthusiasts in the Twin Cities

June Newsletter

Filed under: Upcoming Events,Young Eagles — admin at 10:00 am on Monday, June 13, 2011

You can download the June newsletter here.

Thanks to Bill Brown, John Koser, Craig Nelson, Dave Olson, Dick Phillips, Pat Halligan, Kris Olson and Ron Oehler for their contributions and assistance this month.

This month, we will meet again at BSAEC, our chapter hangar at Airlake, Wednesday evening June 15th for a presentation by Brian Huberty of U.S. Fish & Wildlife on “The Nexus with Radar Detection of Flying Carp and Other Critters on Composite Floats.” Grill on at 6pm, meeting starts at 7pm. Come early, and bring something to share!

Note that our annual chapter picnic will be held at BSAEC Airlake next Saturday, June 18. The chapter will supply the brats, please bring a side dish or dessert to share.

We will hold our regular Young Eagle event June 18 starting at 9 a.m. Bill has a lot of kids scheduled, so please let him know if you can help out.

May Issue of the On Final Newsletter Now Available

Filed under: On Final,Upcoming Events,Young Eagles — admin at 6:45 pm on Sunday, May 15, 2011

The May On Final is now available and can be downloaded here. Thanks to Pat & Mary Hoyt, John Koser, Kris Olson and Ron Oehler for their contributions and assistance this month.

This month, we will be returning to BSAEC, our chapter hangar at Airlake, for a slide presentation by Pat Hoyt on this month’s cover story, he and Mary’s Australian Adventure. Grill on at 6pm, meeting starts at 7pm. Bring something to share!

We will hold our regular Young Eagle event the next Saturday May 21st. Let Bill know if you can help out.

Also, mark your calendars for our annual picnic Saturday June 18th!

Hope to see you this Saturday, and at our regular meeting next Wednesday!

February Meeting and On Final Newsletter

Filed under: On Final,Upcoming Events,Young Eagles — admin at 1:08 pm on Sunday, February 14, 2010

Download the February On Final Newsletter now! Thanks to Noel Allard, Tim Barzen, John Koser, Craig Nelson, Dan Jackson, Peter Denny, and Kris Olson for their contributions and assistance this month.

Our meeting this month (Wed, Feb 17th) is at BSAEC (Bert Sisler Aviation Education Center, our chapter hangar) at Airlake – the grill will be on at 6pm as usual – please bring something to share, meeting at 7pm. Directions and program are on page 3.

Please note that we may have an extra large crowd this month, as Ben McQuillan will be presenting a Wing’s Safety Seminar on engine problems on takeoff and recent changes at FCM. The public is invited, and the seminar will start at 7:30pm after a brief chapter meeting. We’ll have membership forms and extra newsletters set out for visitors. Please welcome them.

Check with Bill Brown if you are thinking about volunteering for young eagles on Feb 20th – we may not have kids to fly this month. John Koser is still planning on a board meeting on the 20th, with the time to be determined.

Chapter 25 Young Eagles Featured in Local Newspaper

Filed under: Young Eagles — admin at 3:41 pm on Thursday, September 10, 2009

Check out this recent article from the Sun newspaper. Very nice!

June Issue of On Final Now Available

Download the latest issue of On Final now. It contains a story about Niels Sorensen written by Norm Tesmar, photography tips by Peter Denny, and the introduction of a Chapter 25 history project. The newsletter also contains dates, times and directions for three upcoming events: June chapter meeting, the Annual Chapter Picnic, and the June Young Eagles.  Download the June On Final now.

Chapter 25 Pilots fly Over 50 Young Eagles at Airlake

Filed under: Young Eagles — joncumpton at 4:51 pm on Thursday, August 24, 2006

YE81906.jpgOn Saturday, August 19th, our Young Eagle pilots flew 51 young people from our Chapter Hangar at Airlake. Pictured is Young Eagle pilot  Gary Rosch with three new Young Eagles.  Also participating in the event was Bob Warner, Executive Vice President – Membership. Bob is also a Young Eagle pilot, and was visiting the Twin Cities for the Sport Pilot Tour, and to meet with chapter leaders.

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